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Author: 0 It is the master Ronaldo against pretender Neymar

However, in the reverse meeting at the Allianz Arena, during which Bayern Munich secured a 3-1 win (albeit after PSG had already topped the group), their tactical approach changed. Things haven't gone well for Real Madrid this season. Talking about sport is always a wonderful experience and Rajoy was happy to accept the challenge of naming his ideal starting line-up for Spain's Sochi opener against Portugal in June and I was surprised to see his inclusion of Manchester United's ...

Sports In Pyeongchang, High Winds Are No Breeze for Athletes
Author: 0 In Pyeongchang, High Winds Are No Breeze for Athletes

On Monday it was howling winds that forced the postponement of the giant slalom, and on Wednesday morning it was a combination of wind, light snow and poor visibility. "If all I did was the slalom, I'd have so much free time I might as well get another job, too", she said. "The No. 1 thing is safety". Tuesday's race came one day before the 12-year anniversary of his gold medal win the combined in Turin, which he said felt like both a recent event and in distant past.

Sports Bill Haas: Withdraws from Genesis Open
Author: 0 Bill Haas: Withdraws from Genesis Open

The PGA Tour said the driver of the auto who died was a member of the family that was hosting Haas during the Genesis Open golf tournament. A SUV driven by actor Luke Wilson - brother of Owen - was sideswiped by the Ferrari just before the crash.

Sports Australia beat England by 7 wickets in T20 tri-series match
Author: 0 Australia beat England by 7 wickets in T20 tri-series match

Buttler top-scored for England with 46 but was unable to break the shackles imposed by Australia's disciplined bowling attack. Hopefully we can meet Australia and put on a better show. "I don't think we quite know the extent of it, so we'll wait and find out", added the stand-in skipper. Australia's Kane Richardson removes England's Jason Roy early as the hosts take control of Saturday's tri-series match.

Sports Colts finalizing deal for Frank Reich as new head coach
Author: 0 Colts finalizing deal for Frank Reich as new head coach

Reich began his coaching career in Indianapolis, where he served as a coaching intern from 2006-08. Muted enthusiasm is the way to go with the Colts this time around. Pairing Reich with Andrew Luck could make for a risky combination, leading the offense to return to its previous level of success . Reich was Peyton Manning's quarterbacks coach in 2009 and '10 before coaching Reggie Wayne and the rest of the receivers in 2011.

Sports Colts GM: Patriots 'Rivalry Is Back On' After Josh McDaniels Backs Out
Author: 0 Colts GM: Patriots 'Rivalry Is Back On' After Josh McDaniels Backs Out

Colts general manager Chis Ballard showed up for a news conference Wednesday — just not the one he expected. On Tuesday, the Colts revealed they hired McDaniels and made plans for a press conference the next day. However, ESPN reported that Patriots owner Robert Kraft had lobbied McDaniels to rethink, and ultimately persuaded him to stay with an offer of an improved contract.

Sports The Medal Stand: Pyeongchang 2018, days 1 & 2
Author: 0 The Medal Stand: Pyeongchang 2018, days 1 & 2

Gerard , 17, also became the youngest U.S. men's Olympic champion since 1928 with his victory in slopestyle, with Canada's Max Parrot taking the silver. "I'm shaking right now, maybe from the cold, or from the excitement, I don't know", he said , just after finishing his third run on Sunday. The actual country was banned from participating from this year's games.

Sports Liverpool defeat Southampton and Twitter reacts to Reds win
Author: 0 Liverpool defeat Southampton and Twitter reacts to Reds win

Firmino returned the favour from the first goal with an audacious backheel into Salah's path and he slotted the ball into the bottom corner for his 22nd league goal of the campaign to close back to within one of Harry Kane in the golden boot race.

Sports Canada Wins First Two Medals at Winter Games
Author: 0 Canada Wins First Two Medals at Winter Games

Max Parrot nabbed a silver medal and Mark McMorris bronze in the men's snowboard slopestyle event at the 2018 Winter Games, giving Canada its first two medals in Pyeongchang, South Korea. "The weather's really challenging today, but I'm stoked I was able to put it down, you know?" It was 17-year-old American, Redmond Gerard, who did what Toutant couldn't, delivering a near ideal final run for a score of 87.16 and a gold medal position.

Sports Human rights activist Asma Jahangir dies at 66
Author: 0 Human rights activist Asma Jahangir dies at 66

Asma Jahangir , the first and so far the only female president of Pakistan's Supreme Court Bar Association and a leading human rights attorney, died due to a cardiac arrest at the age of 66 Sunday in Lahore . Asma was arrested in 2007 by the government of the then military dictator Pervez Musharraf , and in 2012 claimed her life was in danger from the country's top spy agency Inter Services Intelligence (ISI).

Sports Standings as Tottenham host Arsenal, Man City take on Leicester
Author: 0 Standings as Tottenham host Arsenal, Man City take on Leicester

If Spurs win they would be seven points ahead of the Gunners . Both WhoScored and Sky Sports are in agreement that Chelsea's Eden Hazard is now the most in-form player in the Premier League. "We lost a title when we were eight points ahead and there were only a few games left. Every week there are three games". "That's why we love football.

Sports Jorginho warned off Manchester rain amid links to United
Author: 0 Jorginho warned off Manchester rain amid links to United

Despite taking an early lead at Old Trafford in November, Benitez's men succumbed to a heavy 4-1 defeat. "I don't know [what makes St James' Park so hard ground]!" United earned a 4-1 win at Old Trafford and another defeat at the hands of the Red Devils could see Newcastle slip into the bottom three sides in the Premier League table, and Dyer is anxious for his old side.

Author: 0 Curling: Canadian mixed doubles pair suffer first Olympic loss

Well, it adds to the pace. The Swiss relied on their defense in the third end to pick up a point, but the USA answered with a point of their own in the fourth after placing their hammer throw on the button with no other stones around. Both Ottawa's Morris and Winnipeg's Lawes are Olympic gold medallists in curling but they had little experience playing mixed doubles together prior to winning January's trials.

Sports Media Company Tronc Selling LA Times To Billionaire Doctor
Author: 0 Media Company Tronc Selling LA Times To Billionaire Doctor

Nant Capital will assume $90 million in pension liabilities in the deal, expected to close in the late first quarter or early second quarter of 2018. Among those reporting the possible sale is the Los Angeles Times newsroom itself, which published a story Tuesday afternoon on a sale to Patrick Soon-Shiong, 64, the billionaire founder and chief executive of Culver City-based health care marketing and developing company NantHealth .

Sports Colts Player Killed-Funeral
Author: 0 Colts Player Killed-Funeral

Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., said in a tweet Tuesday. The president also prodded Democrats to work with him on illegal immigration and border security. "We also thank Mr. When Orrego-Savala appeared before the judge he was assisted by an interpreter. Police say he slammed his Ford F-150 pickup into Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson and Uber driver Jeffrey Monroe as they were standing on the emergency shoulder of Interstate 70 in Indianapolis early Sunday morning .

Sports 49ers Make Jimmy Garoppolo Highest-Paid Player In NFL
Author: 0 49ers Make Jimmy Garoppolo Highest-Paid Player In NFL

For now, let's take a look at a three-round mock draft that could impact the 49ers in 2018 and beyond, and how they can surround Jimmy Garoppolo with the best team possible. There was no way the Niners could afford to lose Garoppolo, making it inevitable he would be re-signed to a long-term deal before hitting free agency or being franchise-tagged.

Sports Team Norway's chefs tried to order eggs. It didn't go well
Author: 0 Team Norway's chefs tried to order eggs. It didn't go well

If they decide to do that, their registered 121-strong delegation of athletes and officials would get plenty of protein, eating 124 eggs each. Fortunately for the team, they were able to return the 13,500 extra eggs to the supplier. There have been some suggestions that Google translate was used to make the online order however this is unlikely to fully explain the error . "And we hope there will be a lot of sugar bread made for medal winners".

Sports Cavaliers trading Isaiah Thomas for Jordan Clarkson, Larry Nance
Author: 0 Cavaliers trading Isaiah Thomas for Jordan Clarkson, Larry Nance

After an abysmal start to the season in Cleveland , Thomas was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers before the trade deadline. While the trade looks to strengthen the Cleveland Cavaliers' playoff and possibly NBA Finals' chances, the Los Angeles Lakers have its fair share of bright prospects.

Sports New Hampshire Woman Sues To Remain Anonymous After Winning $560M Powerball Jackpot
Author: 0 New Hampshire Woman Sues To Remain Anonymous After Winning $560M Powerball Jackpot

However, she also wants "the freedom to walk into a grocery store or attend public events without being known or targeted as the victor of a half-billion dollars". "But I found that wasn't the case", lottery victor Donna Mikkin wrote in a blog post . The $559.7 million winning Powerball ticket was sold last month at Reed's Ferry Market in Merrimack.

Author: 0 Kohli, Spinners take India to 3-0 lead over South Africa

India: Virat Kohli (captain), Rohit Sharma , Shikhar Dhawan , Ajinkya Rahane, MS Dhoni (wkt), Kedar Jadhav, Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav , Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal . With this 124-win, India now for the first time, have won 3 consecutive ODIs against South Africa in South Africa . In fact all three matches in this series have been sold out and the same is true of the Pink ODI at the Wanderers on Saturday but many punters might be suffering from "buyers ...

Sports Nike unveils Super Eagles kits for 2018 World Cup
Author: 0 Nike unveils Super Eagles kits for 2018 World Cup

They are expected to wear the jersey for the first time when they face Poland in a pre-World Cup friendly on March 23. The Super Eagles' World Cup jersey was modelled by Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi while Sophia Omidiji modelled the Super Falcons' kit.

Sports Rickie Fowler Fails To Convert As Woodland Wins In Phoenix
Author: 0 Rickie Fowler Fails To Convert As Woodland Wins In Phoenix

Reavie made a 20-foot birdie putt on the par-four 18th to force the PGA Tour's fourth-straight playoff and the event's third overtime finish in a row. The 33-year-old, whose last victory came at the Reno Tahoe Open in 2013, produced the best round of the day at TPC Scottsdale (64) to move from three shots off the overnight lead held by Rickie Fowler and into the lead, three late birdies edging him clear of the field when he finished his round.

Sports Toby Alderweireld Starts - Tottenham Hotspur Team vs Newport Confirmed
Author: 0 Toby Alderweireld Starts - Tottenham Hotspur Team vs Newport Confirmed

They had one bite at the cherry before Harry Kane saved them at Rodney Parade . As a player who has been on the fringe of securing first team football at Spurs , his performance tonight certainly helped his case. Wanyama walked the tight-rope after that. The goal, although not against the run of play, meant Newport had to respond immediately and they were eventually picked apart as Spurs cemented their place in the fifth-round.

Sports England left to lament controversial Glenn Maxwell catch call in Twenty20
Author: 0 England left to lament controversial Glenn Maxwell catch call in Twenty20

It was deja-vu in the following six ball stint as another aggressive approach resulted in a further 15 runs off spinner Rashid as Australia threatened to run away with their chase. The limited-overs specialist struck 103* off 58 deliveries at the Bellerive Oval - including one final authoritative six - to add to his impressive bowling figures of 3-10 and ensure that the hosts successfully chased down a target of 156 in the Twenty20 clash.

Sports City's Guardiola left frustrated by 'most British' Burnley
Author: 0 City's Guardiola left frustrated by 'most British' Burnley

Forget the second team - even if they played yesterday still bring one on the bench - the youth team are there. "We know how hard and demanding it is", Danilo is quoted by Sky Sports News as saying. Of all the midfielders at English sides in the Champions League, only Manchester United's Nemanja Matic has played more Premier League minutes than De Bruyne this season.

Sports Colts make it official, hire Josh McDaniels as new coach
Author: 0 Colts make it official, hire Josh McDaniels as new coach

The Colts are looking to rebound from an bad 3-13 record, as 2017 was their first losing season in six years. McDaniels has a stiff task ahead of him, but working with highly regarded GM Chris Ballard it will be fascinating to see what he can do in his second coming as an National Football League head coach.

Sports Mets reportedly agree to sign Todd Frazier for two years, $17 million
Author: 0 Mets reportedly agree to sign Todd Frazier for two years, $17 million

However, he would set a career-low in hitting with a.225 average in a 158 games. Frazier struggled at the plate last season, slashing.213/.344/.428 in 474 at-bats between the White Sox and the Yankees . He drew a lot of walks a year ago, but at a very high rate. However, his 27 home runs and.772 OPS were more than respectable. A native of Toms River, New Jersey, Frazier also tweeted playing for the Yankees was a "dream come true" when the Chicago White Sox sent him to the Big ...

Sports Rahul Dravid expresses concern regarding U-19 staff cash reward
Author: 0 Rahul Dravid expresses concern regarding U-19 staff cash reward

The coach said the boys will have to play the first class cricket from now on with an aim to be selected to the national team. We have tried to do that as far as possible with these boys, especially the day before the game. In 2016, despite a stellar performance in the World Cup, the colts lost to West Indies in the final. Only one boy from that squad, pacer Sandeep Sharma went on to play for India .

Sports Chiefs fans rally around Alex Smith with charitable support
Author: 0 Chiefs fans rally around Alex Smith with charitable support

There is one reason Cousins might not accept the tag and that is if there's no sign he could get a long-term deal from the team where he's potentially traded. Cousins failed to reach a long-term deal in previous talks with the Redskins, which included former general manager Scot McCloughan until he was let go last February.

Sports De Silva, Mendis punish Tigers in Chittagong Test
Author: 0 De Silva, Mendis punish Tigers in Chittagong Test

Dhananjaya scored an unbeaten century as Sri Lanka batted out of a draw in the third Test against India in November and reached three figures for the fourth time in the longest format to frustrate the Tigers. Karunaratne edged Mehidy to Imrul Kayes at first slip before Sri Lanka had a run on the board, but the wicket-taker failed to hold on to a chance to see the back of Kusal after Mustafizur Rahman drew an edge.

Sports Rams DT Donald named Defensive Player of the Year
Author: 0 Rams DT Donald named Defensive Player of the Year

McVay repeatedly called Coach of the Year "the ultimate team award" and said, "I think tonight is a great representation of our organization". "It's humbling and it's flattering", McVay said of the award, before pointing out that he "looks up to" the other guys who were on the list.

Sports Things that WON'T be in JT's halftime show
Author: 0 Things that WON'T be in JT's halftime show

Meanwhile, Timberlake walked away without a bruise, even though he was the one that actually ripped Jackson's dress during the infamous performance. Prince's 2007 halftime performance during Super Bowl 41 in Miami is widely regarded as the best ever.

Sports Cowboys RB shows support for Eagles and Nick Foles
Author: 0 Cowboys RB shows support for Eagles and Nick Foles

The Eagles quarterback has a "realistic" chance of making his return in next season's opening game after suffering a torn ACL and LCL in a Week 14 win over the Rams in December, NFL Insider Ian Rapoport reported . And Foles is starting Sunday with the Super Bowl on the line. He continued his success the next season, before injuries ended his season early. After the team declined his option in March of 2017, Foles almost considered quitting football before agreeing to a backup role with the ...

Sports City pays for Sterling's big miss
Author: 0 City pays for Sterling's big miss

I would have liked to have had 18 players and have called on someone from the second team but they played yesterday". It's highly unlikely that Pep Guardiola's men will be caught in the race for the Premier League title this season, but that doesn't mean they aren't immune to a slip-up or two.

Sports Three rotations Klopp has to make to beat Tottenham
Author: 0 Three rotations Klopp has to make to beat Tottenham

Liverpool , you imagine, will be desperate to avenge that 4-1 defeat earlier in the season and have a fine home record against Tottenham: the last 23 meetings at Anfield have yielded 15 wins and just one defeat. Seven of Liverpool's last eight games have ended with more than 2.5 goals. Add 7 assists to his goals tally and his total contribution comes to 32 goals in 29 appearances.

Sports Father of 3 abuse victims lunges at Nassar in court
Author: 0 Father of 3 abuse victims lunges at Nassar in court

Court officers tackled Margraves before he got to Nassar but knowing the details of what Nassar did, parents say they can relate to his rage. Nassar has already been sentenced to up to 175 years in prison for his guilty plea in a neighbouring county to molesting young women under the guise of medical treatment.

Author: 0 DeChambeau and Fowler light up Phoenix Open

The 25-year-old started out at TPC Scottsdale on Friday morning with his usual putting warm-up, but started to feel considerable pain after trying to swing in the practice range. With the early departure of Matsuyama, the Waste Management now features four of the top seven in the world and 22 of the top 30 in the FedExCup. He finished a shot behind Hunter Mahan in 2010, lost to Hideki Matsuyama on the fourth extra hole in 2016, and tied for fourth previous year.

Sports Cavaliers' Kevin Love out 2 months with broken left hand
Author: 0 Cavaliers' Kevin Love out 2 months with broken left hand

I have to coach better. Dinwiddie had six points during the spurt and a pair of recent 76ers contributed the other five in the first meeting since a trade between the teams last month. "The examination and consultation process, including the Cavaliers medical team, Head Team Physician Dr. James Rosneck and Dr. Steven Maschke of Cleveland Clinic Sports Health and Dr.